SARACENO MEDIA

CURRICULUM VITAE

SKILLS

  • HD video production & editing (Final Cut Pro/X; Premiere Pro)
  • Motion graphics design animation (After Effects; Motion)
  • Advanced image manipulation, restoration, creation (Photoshop)
  • Studio & event photography
  • Graphic design for web/print (Illustrator; Dreamweaver; CSS/ HTML)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SARACENO MEDIA | San Francisco | Owner/Principal Creative, 2000 – Present

Specialize in the production of marketing and promotion videos, photography, and multimedia design for a variety of clients in the broadcast, corporate, not-for-profit and fine arts sectors.

PROJECTS

  • Product research, instructional and rollout videos
  • Artist promotional videos for gallery and museum exhibitions
  • Development and milestone videos for not-for-profits and schools
  • Business promotion and capital investment videos
  • Creative fund­‐raising videos for community organizations
  • Photography (press/event/product/art) for numerous websites, publications and organizations
  • Graphic design for printed materials which include brochures, large-scale retail signage and catalogs

CLIENTS

Nokia, Netflix, Levi’s, Omidyar Group, Celebrity Cruises, Crescent Heights Properties, Cloud Cruiser, SAKS, Chanel, InterContinental San Francisco, Project Open Hand, Expert Marketing Advisors, HopeLab, Reltio, Trinity Properties, Velocity Arts & Entertainment.

TELEVISION/FILM CREDITS

  • Second Camera, “Food Fanatics,” Canadian TV Pilot/Eelay Media
  • Videographer/Editor, "Feng Shui Space Clearing,” Comcast's Inside City Limits
  • Videographer, "Road Rebels,” MSNBC Investigative Reports
  • Video Editor, "Poetry Breaks,” WGBH-­‐TV, Boston
  • Film Editor, "Ghana's Cocoa Industry,” Antelope Films, London

RELATED EXPERIENCE

  • Production assistant for various Hollywood films
  • Film editor, Antelope Films, London
  • Exhibited photography in various Bay Area venues and galleries
  • Published photographs in several art catalogs and books

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

FRANKLIN BOWLES GALLERIES | San Francisco/New York | Director of Media Services, 2000 – Present

  • Manage all aspects of internal media department for one of the largest art galleries in the country
  • Produce and edit video programs featuring world-renown artists
  • Design and manage gallery website using HTML/CSS
  • Provide all Photoshop and design services for printed materials, gallery installations and signage
  • Photograph, manipulate and manage image database of art inventory

COOK MEDIA GROUP | San Francisco | Event Videographer/Editor, 1993 – 2000

AWARDS

Most Outstanding Media Partner, Project Open Hand, San Francisco, 2011

EDUCATION

Boston University, College of Communication, Bachelor of Science

REFERENCES

JoAnne McDougald Advisor, Expert Marketing Advisors | jo@expertmarketingadvisors.com | 650.353.0064

Stacey Bellis Director of Marketing, The Ansel Adams Gallery | stacey@anseladams.com | 415.377.0709

Jared Scherer Director of Donor Events, California Academy of Sciences | jscherer@calacademy.org | 415.379.5415

Pat Christen Managing Director, The Omidyar Group | pat@omidyargroup.com | 510.542.8010

Gregangelo Herrera Owner, Velocity Arts & Entertainment | velocitysf@gregangelo.com | 415.664.0095

Keith Gray Patent Licensing Counsel, Intel Corporation | keithpgray@yahoo.com | 415.505.9986